Dolf Gielen

Dolf Gielen

Director of the Innovation and Technology Center



As director of the IRENA Innovation and Technology Centre in Bonn since 2011, Dolf Gielen oversees the agency's work on advising member countries in technology status and road maps, energy planning, cost and markets and innovation policy frameworks.

Before joining IRENA, Dolf Gielen was Chief of the Energy Efficiency and Policy Unit at the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO). Previously, he was a Senior Energy Technology Policy Analyst at the International Energy Agency. He was on a Fellowship with NIES Tsukuba Japan, from 2000 to 2002.

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